On 8/31/10 3:39 PM, Rem P Roberti wrote: > On 2010.08.31 12:34:21 -0700, Rem P Roberti wrote: >> In attempting to install /usr/ports/print/dvips I got the error message >> that dvips is an interactive port, and I can't remember how to handle >> that. Could I please get a heads up there. Thank you. >> > > OK...I commented out the 'batch' entry in make.conf. Now I get this > error message: > > ===> dvips-5.76 conflicts with installed package(s): > teTeX-base-3.0_20 > teTeX-texmf-3.0_6 > > The whole problem is that I am trying to get muttprint to work, and my > understanding is that it is dependent on teTeX for its operation. But > when I tried to print I got an error message telling me that the print > operation needs to see dvips. So I'm not exactly sure what is going on > here.
Looking at the Makefile for the port, all teTeX ports conflict with dvips. Deinstalling teTeX-* from your system will allow this port to build/install; I'm not familiar enough with muttprint enough to be of much more help with it though. Cheers, -- Glen Barber _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"